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Add 50/9 and 21/63

1st number: 5 5/9, 2nd number: 21/63

50/9 + 21/63 is 53/9.

Steps for adding fractions

  1. Find the least common denominator or LCM of the two denominators:
    LCM of 9 and 63 is 63
  2. For the 1st fraction, since 9 × 7 = 63,
    50/9 = 50 × 7/9 × 7 = 350/63
  3. Likewise, for the 2nd fraction, since 63 × 1 = 63,
    21/63 = 21 × 1/63 × 1 = 21/63
  4. Add the two fractions:
    350/63 + 21/63 = 350 + 21/63 = 371/63
  5. After reducing the fraction, the answer is 53/9
  6. In mixed form: 58/9

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